Jun 11, 2013 | 32:43Q Iconic Canadian artist Joni Mitchell on Q - Part 1 Video
Q Iconic Canadian artist Joni Mitchell on Q - Part 1 Jun 11, 2013 | 32:43Jian and Joni Mitchell - in a North American broadcast exclusive - talk about how one of Canada's greatest gifts to music, dealt with fame, her fight to remain original, and how painting shaped her approach to songwriting. Joni Mitchell will be in Toronto next week for her Luminato Festival tribute concert, "Joni: A Portrait in Song".
Jun 7, 2013 | 16:25Q The media vs Rob Ford in Studio Q Video
Q The media vs Rob Ford in Studio Q Jun 7, 2013 | 16:25Why have media reports about the Rob Ford crack video done so little to shift public support for Toronto's mayor? Are the accusations about media elitism justified? Is the Toronto Star on an "obsessive vendetta" against the mayor? Are we seeing a renaissance in investigative reporting? All this and more with the Q Media Panel: Toronto Star publisher John Cruickshank, National Post columnist Jonathan Kay and author and activist Judy Rebick.
Jun 7, 2013 | 11:41Q Barenaked Ladies bring "Grinning Streak" to Studio Q Video
Q Barenaked Ladies bring "Grinning Streak" to Studio Q Jun 7, 2013 | 11:41They've received eight Juno Awards, earned multiple Grammy nominations, sold more than 14 million records worldwide, and have even earned a spot on Scarborough, Ontario's Walk of Fame. With their 12th studio album, 'Grinning Streak', tucked under their arm, Barenaked Ladies reflect on 25 years as a band and how communication has been the key to their longevity.
Jun 5, 2013 | 16:15Q Gilbert Hernandez brings "Marble Season" to Studio Q Video
Q Gilbert Hernandez brings "Marble Season" to Studio Q Jun 5, 2013 | 16:15Jian speaks with celebrated cartoonist, Gilbert Hernandez, about his new graphic novel 'Marble Season', a sentimental portrayal of childhood (and a departure from his more gritty work), and ask him to reflect on writing female characters and Latinos, and how things have changed in the comics world since he started over 30 years ago.
May 31, 2013 | 14:02Q Billy Bragg, on the passing of Margaret Thatcher, in Studio Q Video
Q Billy Bragg, on the passing of Margaret Thatcher, in Studio Q May 31, 2013 | 14:02UK folk-punk artist, Billy Bragg returns to Studio Q with a new record "Tooth & Nail" - a country flavoured affair that takes on deep universal and personal themes. Before they get to that, they take some time to discuss the impact of Margaret Thatcher's passing and what it means to Billy going forward.
May 28, 2013 | 33:29Q Canadian music icon Paul Anka in Studio Q Video
Q Canadian music icon Paul Anka in Studio Q May 28, 2013 | 33:29Ottawa-born singer and songwriter Paul Anka has had indelible hits of his own and he's written unforgettable songs for others, among them Frank Sinatra and Tom Jones. The original teen idol joins Jian at the desk for a feature conversation about his new memoir, 'My Way', as well as a new collection of duets.
May 27, 2013 | 17:13Q Marc-André Grondin in Studio Q Video
Q Marc-André Grondin in Studio Q May 27, 2013 | 17:13Canadian actor, Marc-Andre Grondin gained international attention as the star of the acclaimed Quebec film "C.R.A.Z.Y." and has followed his heart in choosing roles ever since. He joins Jian at the desk in Studio Q to weigh in on problems he sees with the creative scene, and whether a star system could help improve things.